Vinayshil Gautam

Vinayshil Gautam

Picking up  the pieces

Picking up the pieces

Monday, 06 July 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

The writing on the wall is clear. The paradigms of not only growth and welfare but of survival and safety have to be rewritten   The last 13 weeks or so have been exceptional and unprecedented in experience, reflection and all that goes with it. The dominant theme has been of...

Of threat and its perception

Monday, 16 March 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

It is nobody's case that danger is not there. It is a question of an intelligent understanding of disaster as it is possible to face it sensibly Periodically there are events which capture the people’s mind and imagination because they are so unusual. Recall the global frenzy at the beginning of...

Time to study the unspoken rules

Monday, 02 March 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

It is one of the gaps of sociological studies that social mores have rarely been subjected to scholastic scrutiny Life is a profound yet subtle experience. The origins of norms, values and regulations are visible only at a certain level and in the context of certain experiences. For instance, consider the...

Revisiting the fundamentals

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

The world has progressed exponentially but the way forward is to select carefully from the creative method that applies to one’s context The world progresses because it has pioneers. To be deemed a pioneer, a person must be able to do something which was never quite done before. It may be...

Marketing new perspectives

Monday, 03 February 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

The overarching dominance of the Planning Commission and then the NITI Aayog have blurred the focus on regional development The change in nature of markets has created several universes within its fold, so as to almost require an interpreter to talk from one segment to another. Yet in a country like...

Endless protests and their fallout

Monday, 27 January 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

For any protest to last beyond a small fraction of sustainable time, it needs the support of sponsors. The challenge is in keeping it free from vested interests There’s a feeling of disquiet among segments of the cross section of a news-aware people across the country. They consume news either in...

The dark world of bright crystals

Monday, 06 January 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

Perhaps one day, management experts will wake up to the sorry state of affairs and the despicable conditions of those involved in crystal mining Business is fickle because, like the rising sun, an emerging success is always welcomed and the declining sun is ever-abjured. At the end of the day, there...

Sunday Edition

India, China’s quest for influence in S Asia

05 July 2020 | Amit Kumar | Smita Tiwary | Agenda

A mission towards Atmanirbhar Bharat

05 July 2020 | Renu Swarup | Agenda

On shaky ground

05 July 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime : ‘Doing scary things challenges me’

05 July 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer


05 July 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

‘May direct more animation projects’

05 July 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer